Good evening and welcome to our live blog about the quarter finals in the Champions League. In this live blog we will keep you informed of the developments in the competition.

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  • City-Lyon
  • Ajax to group stage at City win

City-Lyon 3 minutes ago

The teams are almost ready. The time has come in just under twenty minutes.

Final preparations underway! 💪🔵 #ManCity |

AvatarAvatar Author Manchester City Moment of Places 20: 38 - August 15, 2020

City-Lyon 5 minutes ago

Great interests for Ajax
The outcome of the match is of great importance to Ajax. If Lyon is eliminated tonight, the team from Amsterdam will be sure of a place in the group stage of the Champions League next season. Should Lyon win tonight, Ajax must hope that the French will not win the tournament.

City-Lyon8 minutes ago

Both teams have 'quarter-final experience' in the Champions League: Manchester City made it to the quarter-finals three times, Olympique Lyon placed in the last eight four times before. The two teams only managed to reach the semi-finals once and were never in the final. City and Lyon met twice before in the group stage of the tournament. That was in 2018/2019, when Lyon won in Manchester and the teams in the South of France drew.

City-Lyon 26 minutes ago

The Lyon players take the field for the warm-up. The first whistle will sound in Estádio José Alvalade in less than 45 minutes.


Sortie de nos joueurs pour l'échauffement! Allez les gars! 👊🏻 #ManCityOL

AvatarAvatar Author Olympique Lyonnais Moment of places 20: 17 - 15 August 2020

City-Lyon one hour ago

Depay in base at Lyon
Memphis Depay will be in base at Olympique Lyon, as expected. The Dutchman forms an attack duo with Karl Toko Ekambi. Manchester City's line-up is also known.


 Lopes; Dubois, Marcelo, Denayer, Marçal, Aouar; Caqueret, Guimaraes, Cornet; Depay, Ekambi.

City: Ederson; Walker, Garcia, Laporte, Cancelo; Fernandinho, Rodrigo, Gundogan; De Bruyne, Sterling, Jesus.

La composition de notre équipe pour le quart de finale de @ChampionsLeague! 👊🔴🔵 #ManCityOL

AvatarAvatar Author Olympique Lyonnais Moment of places 19: 49 - August 15, 2020

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FC Barcelona-Bayern Munich 10 hours ago

Missed the images of the historic match between FC Barcelona-Bayern Munich (2-8)? Here is the summary of the humiliation in the quarter-finals of the Champions League, which marks the end of a golden generation of footballers at FC Barcelona.

Summary historical duel FC Barcelona-Bayern Munich (2-8)

FC Barcelona-Bayern Munich 12 hours ago

"This victory cannot be compared with 7-1 against Brazil" 
Bayern Munich icon Thomas Müller does not consider the 8-2 victory over FC Barcelona to be compared with Germany's 7-1 victory over Brazil at the 2014 World Cup. " We didn't have it under control against Brazil, "said Müller, who was accurate in both matches. "But today we wanted to dominate our opponent with the way we play football from the start. This had a lot more to do with us than it was then in Brazil. We were just brutal, especially on the ball."

FC Barcelona-Bayern Munich 12 hours ago

Kimmich guards against euphoria: "Are not ready yet"
Bayern Munich players Joshua Kimmich and Leon Goretzka are guarding against excessive euphoria after the gala performance against FC Barcelona (8-2). “We just said to each other in the dressing room: it is only one match out of three. affects. And goalscorer Kimmich: "We're not done yet."

FC Barcelona-Bayern Munich 12 hours ago

Bayern coach Flick: 'The plan worked perfectly'
On the side of Bayern Munich, there is of course great joy after the historic 8-2 victory over FC Barcelona. "Brilliant", coach Hans-Dieter Flick describes the performance of his team in front of the Sky Sport Germany camera  . "The plan worked perfectly, 100 percent, from the first minute. We took advantage of the mistakes we knew could happen. The players have all done a great job."

FC Barcelona-Bayern Munich 12 hours ago

Setién: 'I know what this defeat means'
FC Barcelona coach Quique Setién is already seeing the mood after the shocking 8-2 defeat against Bayern Munich in the quarter-finals of the Champions League. "This huge defeat hurts me a lot, especially the way it is. Very painful, not just for my future at this club. I know the profession that I have chosen. I know how painful it is for the fans and the club and I know. what this severe defeat means ", several Spanish media quoted him during a digital press conference.

FC Barcelona-Bayern Munich 12 hours ago

De Jong: 'How we played is a shame'
Frenkie de Jong apologizes for the 8-2 defeat of 'his' FC Barcelona against Bayern Munich. "I think tonight has proven that this team has a lot of problems", he stated plainly after the failure in Lisbon at Sky Sport Germany . "A lot has to change. This is difficult to accept, especially for the fans. I want to say sorry to them. How we played is a shame. A shame for a club like Barça, with the players we have. "

FC Barcelona-Bayern Munich 12 hours ago

Spanish sports newspapers: 'Shameful ending'
The Spanish sports newspapers are of course damning in their comments about FC Barcelona's defeat against Bayern Munich yesterday. "Shameful end of a cycle", headlines the Catalan  El Mundo Deportivo under a picture of a devastated Gerard Piqué on the front page. "Shame" is on the cover of Marca, the rival newspaper from Madrid. "There is an urgent need to cut the selection and make major changes to the club."

FC Barcelona-Bayern Munich 13 hours ago

FC Barcelona
chairman alludes to manager's resignation FC Barcelona chairman Josep Maria Bartomeu alludes to the departure of coach Quique Setién after the humiliation by Bayern Munich in the quarter-finals of the Champions League. "This was a disaster evening and now decisions have to be made," said the president after the 8-2 defeat in Lisbon. "We have already taken some, but we will announce some in the coming days. The position of our coach? I'd rather not talk about that today."

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